City of Mill Creek & Snohomish County Fire District Reach Tentative Agreement
July 15, 2017
(MILL CREEK, WA.) -- On Friday, the City of Mill Creek and Snohomish County Fire District 7 reached a tentative agreement for a new six-year fire services contract to run from 2017 to 2022.
The tentative agreement encompasses the "material economic terms"of the new fire services agreement, according to a jint statememnt released by the the city and Fire District 7.
“We have been providing fire and emergency medical services to Mill Creek for many years and are pleased to be continuing service to the community,” said Fire Commissioner Randy Fay.
“We value the partnership with Fire District 7 and are glad we were able to agree to terms for this new contract,” said City Manager Rebecca Polizzotto. “Ensuring public safety services is one of our top priorities, and we are confident that the City, through its relationship with Fire District 7, will continue to provide top-quality services to our residents, in a fiscally responsible manner.”
Legal counsel for the parties will now draft the contract documents incorporating the terms of the tentative agreement. The contract will then be presented to Fire District 7’s Board of Commissioners and the Mill Creek City Council for ratification.
About the City of Mill Creek
Incorporated in 1983, the City of Mill Creek is located in Snohomish County, Wash., and is home to nearly 20,000 people.
About Snohomish County Fire District 7
Snohomish County Fire District 7 provides fire and life safety services to 110,000 people over 98.5 square miles in central and east Snohomish County, including the communities of Monroe, Maltby, Clearview and Mill Creek.